Gantz calls PA’s Abbas, wishes him a happy Eid al-Adha

Judah Ari Gross is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

Defense Minister Benny Gantz calls Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas to wish him a happy Eid al-Adha, his office says.

“The two spoke with a positive air and discussed the needed to advance confidence-building measures between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, which will assist the security and economy of the entire region,” Gantz’s office says.

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